Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Tranter Adams Pocket Model

Percussion five-shot revolver - Tranter Adams Pocket Model

Date

1862

Object Number

XII.4955

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P. Young, 1980.

Physical Description

The revolver is built, by Tranter, on an Adams frame with a Tranter patent rammer, double trigger and lockwork. (Tranter paid a royalty to Adams for use of the frame)

Dimensions

BarrelLength115mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 18579T

Calibre

.387 in (80 bore)

Associations

Places Britain